• 2012 Georgia History Festival

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   2012 Georgia History Festival Georgia to Celebrate Birthday at History Festival Fox 5, Atlanta WRCB, Chattanooga WSB, Atlanta Rome News-Tribune   Savannah Banquet Will Cap State Historical Society Festival Savannah Daily News

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  • Civil rights icon, Atlanta developer will share stage at Feb. 11 GHS gala

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Civil rights icon, Atlanta developer will share stage at Feb. 11 GHS gala Download PDF   Andrew Young and Atlanta real estate and sports franchise mogul Tom Cousins will be inducted as Georgia Trustees on Feb. 11, the crowning event […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society President Named One of 100 Most Influential Georgians for 2012

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Society President Named One of 100 Most Influential Georgians for 2012 Dr. W. Todd Groce, President and CEO of the Georgia Historical Society, has been named by Georgia Trend Magazine as one of the 100 Most Influential Georgians […]

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  • Living History: Pin Point Celebrates Its Past

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Living History: Pin Point Celebrates Its Past Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society and the Pin Point Community Betterment Association held a Historical Marker Dedication for Pin Point Community on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011.   Living History: Pin Point […]

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  • GHS Installs New CW 150 Marker in Quitman

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS Installs New CW 150 Marker in Quitman GHS received coverage around the state for its newest Civil War 150 historical marker, Civil War Slave Conspiracy. The marker dedication took place on Monday, November 22, 2010 at Quitman City Hall […]

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  • A Monumental Day at Pin Point

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   A Monumental Day at Pin Point The Georgia Historical Society and the Pin Point Community Betterment Association held a Historical Marker Dedication for Pin Point Community on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011. A Monumental Day at Pin Point by Chuck Mobley, […]

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  • Georgia Historical Society to Hold Pin Point Historical Marker Dedication

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Georgia Historical Society to Hold Pin Point Historical Marker Dedication Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society and the Pin Point Community Betterment Association will hold a Historical Marker Dedication for Pin Point Community on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011, 9:30 […]

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  • GHS, GPB to Highlight the Life of Crawford Long On His Birthday

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   GHS, GPB to Highlight the Life of Crawford Long On His Birthday Download PDF     *GHS, GPB to Highlight the Life of Crawford Long On His Birthday by Brandee Thomas, Gainesville Times   *Not in original headline

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  • Historical Marker Dedicated to Gov. Ellis Gibbs Arnall

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Historical Marker Dedicated to Gov. Ellis Gibbs Arnall Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society has administered Georgia’s statewide marker program since 1998, erecting over 160 historical markers across Georgia on a wide variety of subjects. Roadside historical markers capture […]

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  • Savannah Cadets Banner Displayed as Part of Civil War Flag Exhibit

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Patricia Meagher, Director of Communications 912.651.2125 Ext. 153, or Email   Savannah Cadets Banner Displayed as Part of Civil War Flag Exhibit Download PDF   The Georgia Historical Society has announced the Savannah Cadets banner is on display as the next installment of “Conquered Banners: Georgia’s Civil War Flags.”   Savannah […]

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